LibreOffice < 4.1.5 / 4.2.0 Python Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Plugin ID 73336
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


The remote host contains an application that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities with Python.


A version of LibreOffice prior to 4.1.5 / 4.2.0 is installed on the remote Windows host. It is, therefore, reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities including a denial of service vulnerability related to Python.

A remote attacker could use these flaws to cause a denial of service or to conduct spoofing attacks.

Note that Nessus has not attempted to exploit these issues, but has instead relied only on the self-reported version number.


Upgrade to LibreOffice version 4.1.5 / 4.2.0 or later.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73336

File Name: libreoffice_420.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 4/4/2014

Updated: 11/26/2019

Dependencies: libreoffice_installed.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-4238


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:libreoffice:libreoffice

Required KB Items: SMB/LibreOffice/Version

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/20/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/20/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1752, CVE-2013-4238